Xarelto Litigation Joined by Illinois Couple

An Illinois couple has added their claim to the multidistrict litigation against Janssen Pharmaceuticals and related companies over the prescription drug Xarelto, which has been linked to fatal internal bleeding events. Plaintiff John F. began taking Xarelto in April 2013. In early... Read More »

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Cruise Line Faces TCPA Text Spam Class Action Lawsuit

Consolidated World Travel Inc. (CWT), which does business as both Holiday Cruise Line and Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line, is facing a Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) class action lawsuit. Filed by lead plaintiff Jason H., the cruise text spam class action lawsuit alleges... Read More »

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Lipitor MDL Adds New Lawsuit Alleging Statin Diabetes

Plaintiff Peggy C. of Connecticut has added a claim against Pfizer Inc. to the multidistrict litigation now pending in a South Carolina federal court, where more than 2,000 Lipitor lawsuits have been consolidated over allegations the statin drug causes type-2 diabetes. Peggy’s... Read More »

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Pseudotumor Cerebri May Be a Birth Control Side Effect

Birth control medications along with IUDs may place women at a greater risk for developing pseudotumor cerebri (PTC), according to recent studies. Pseudotumor cerebri is a serious condition with symptoms that mimic brain tumor symptoms. PTC is caused by the build up... Read More »

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Boehringer Ingelheim Announces Pradaxa Bleeding Antidote

Boehringer Ingelheim recently announced that they have developed a reversal agent for Pradaxa bleeding and are seeking approval to bring the new agent to market. If this reversal agent is approved, it could resolve the internal bleeding events attached to new-generation anticoagulants Pradaxa,... Read More »

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Stryker Hip Lawsuits Exceed 2,000 In New Jersey MDL

Stryker hip lawsuits are continuing to be filed and are moving forward in New Jersey's Bergen County Superior Court in a multicounty litigation overseen by Superior Court Judge Brian R. Martinotti. More than 2,000 Stryker hip lawsuits are pending, according to court records. The recently... Read More »

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Viptera Lawsuit Accuses Syngenta of Misleading Farmers

A Syngenta corn seed lawsuit filed by a trust that owns and operates several commercial farms in Iowa alleges Syngenta did not practice responsible stewardship and cost U.S. farmers significant damages when it began commercializing Viptera corn seed (also known as MIR162).... Read More »

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New Benicar Lawsuit Filed in Iowa Federal Court

A Benicar lawsuit was recently filed against pharmaceutical manufacturers Daiichi Sankyo and Forest Laboratories. The allegations claim an Iowa resident suffered severe side affects from taking olmesartan-based drugs like Benicar and Azor because these drugs are defective and unreasonably dangerous medications. The Benicar... Read More »

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Las Vegas Widow Files Axiron Lawsuit in Nationwide MDL

In early April, a Las Vegas widow filed an Axiron lawsuit against Eli Lilly and Co. as part of the larger, nationwide testosterone product multidistrict litigation (MDL) movement. This Axiron testosterone products lawsuit claims the plaintiff’s husband died from testosterone gel side... Read More »

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